This July 12, 2017 news conference addressed findings in the report 'The High Costs for Out of School & Jobless Youth in Chicago and Cook County'.
Teens and young adults discuss with federal, state and local officials the correlation between the city's violence and the lack of youth employment opportunities.
GCI Research Scholar David Stovall, an associate professor of Educational Policy Studies and African-American Studies, discusses school closings, public housing, law enforcement & the future of black life.
Panel Discussion: What is going on and why? – The Summer of 2016: Race, Police and Violence
The Arc that Bends Toward Justice Requires an Accelerator: Engaged Learning as the Bridge to Civic Engagement - Troy Duster
Video interview from New Era Windows, with speakers from the Center for Workplace Democracy and Nik Theodore, Professor of Urban Planning and Policy at UIC responds.
Moises Gonzales, Resource Center for Raza Planning, Community and Regional Planning, University of New Mexico
Atef Said, Department of Sociology, University of Illinois at Chicago
Clare Mouat, Human Geography and Planning, University of Western Australia
José Rivera, Resource Center for Raza Planning, Community and Regional Planning, University of New Mexico